The top U.S. infectious-disease expert said he hopes public health agencies will make all adults eligible for booster doses soon.
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All American adults became eligible for coronavirus vaccine booster doses on Friday.
The pace of vaccinations for children is "accelerating" two weeks after they became eligible, the White House's coronavirus coordinator said.
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Pfizer says it could give more than half of the world’s population access to the covid-19 treatment.
Efforts to block or hobble the federal mandate on private business are also ongoing at the state level.
The airline industry’s employee vaccine policies have been closely watched during the pandemic.
Manufacturers of COVID-19 vaccines used in the US say they are taking quick action after recent revelations of the South African 'Nu' variant, and its high infectiousness and ability to evade vaccines.
Fauci's advice comes as cases tick back up across the country ahead of a holiday season that will bring more indoor, maskless gatherings.
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The Pfizer CEO has no brakes regarding people that spread COVID-19 Vaccine Misinformation, calling them criminals as they cost lives.